Dr. Surender Kashyap
Prof. Surender Kashyap, MD (Med., PGI), DNB (Resp. Med.) joined as founder Director of the Institution on 28th July, 2011. He is a Pulmonologist and has special interest in Lung Cancer and Epidemiology of Chronic Respiratory Diseases. Previously, he has served as Principal & Dean Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla where he worked in that capacity for more than 6 years. He has also served as Dean Faculty of Medical Sciences H.P. University, Shimla and as elected member of Medical Council of India. While working at IGMC, Shimla he established the department of Pulmonary Medicine and started MD in Pulmonary Medicine. Prof. Surender Kashyap did his schooling from Govt. High Chail (HP) and MBBS from I.G. Medical College, Shimla. He completed his MD in Internal Medicine from PGI, Chandigarh and further specialized in Respiratory Diseases (DNB) from National Board of Examination, New Delhi.
Dr. Kashyap is fellow of several National and International Societies and member of number of organizations. He has been bestowed with several honors and awards including Life Time Achievement Award and Reverent Teacher awards conferred by non Govt. Organizations and associations.
Dr. Kashyap has worked as fellow at Moffitt Cancer Centre, Tampa, Florida, USA and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.
Dr. Kashyap has published several research papers in National and International journals and has written reviews, editorials for scientific journals and chapters for books on Pulmonary Medicine. He is member of Editorial Board of many journals of pulmonary specialties. He is post graduate examiner of several Indian universities.
He is also recipient of IASLC ‘International Travel Award’ for his work on Lung Cancer. His current mission is to bring the Kalpana Chawla Govt. Medical College (KCGMC), Karnal on the world map as one of the best state of the art teaching hospitals.